The Seattle Times Fund For The Needy benefits 12 agencies that help the hungry, homeless and vulnerable. Those helped by Treehouse, one of the agencies, include seven foster and adopted children of children of Seattle's Karla Petersen. With her, left to right, are Nathalia Hernandez-Zambrano, 11, left, Octavio Hernandez-Zambrano, 8; Marcella Petersen, 16; Benjamin Petersen, 7; and Jade Standingrock, 14.
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House intel panel debunks many Benghazi theories
The House Intelligence Committee has found that the CIA and military acted properly in responding to the deadly 2012 attack on a U.S. diplomatic compound in Libya.
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The focus for all lawmakers should be to ensure that new investment in education is tied to a demonstrable reversing of disappointing outcomes for students.Editorial: "Voters have returned a delicate balancing act to Olympia"
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- Editorial: I-1351 complicates mission to help homeless students
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